Today, we have an inspiring story of a six-year old daughter and her father who is paralyzed. It’s an old saying that the strength of a family is often tested when adversity strikes.
A man in Ningxia Province of China met with an accident which left him paralyzed, his wife abandoned him and their six-year old daughter, Jia Jia. Earlier, she was juggling between her school and household chores, but now she has to take care of her disabled father with the help of her grandparents.
As per a local Chinese media reporter, the six-year old wakes up at 6 in the morning every day to give her father massage for at least half an hour. Then, she brushes her teeth and washes his face. After completing her daily tasks, she leaves for her school.
Once she reaches back home after school, she feeds her father and helps him with his homemade mobility hoist. When she is away at school, the grandparents take care of her paralyzed father.
Take a look at the video below:
Although, this is a lot of burden on the shoulders of this young girl but she doesn’t feel tired while taking care of her father. Talking to Yangtzi Evening News, she said “Looking after my dad, I don’t feel tired at all.”